AROUND ALONE DAYS 124,125,126

Total Miles Sailed So Far=16,744 NM Miles sailed last 3-days=267 NM. Miles left to go to West Cape New Zealand =150 NM. Top speed so far for trip= 14.1 kts. THE REST OF THE STORY: DAY-124= 24 hr.Run=69 NM. Position: Lat.46*58’S. Long.158*01S. Weather=Wind: 0-15 kts. N Seas: 8-12 feet Cabin Temp=56*-64*. Bar=1014mb It was about…

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AROUND ALONE DAYS 121-122-123

  Total miles sailed so far=16,477 NM. Miles sailed last 3-days=326 NM. Distance left to go to East Cape, New Zealand=445 NM. Top Speed so far= 14.1kts. THE REST OF THE STORY: DAY-121= 24hr.Run=78 NM. Pos. Lat.45*41’S. Long.150*58’E. Weather=Wind=5-15kts. from all directions. Seas=8-15ft. S. Cabin Temp=58*-65*. Bar=1020mb Have you ever had one of those days…

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AROUND ALONE DAYS 118-119-120

Total miles sailed so far=16,151 NM. Miles sailed last three days=368 NM. Miles left to sail to East Cape New Zealand=735NM. Top speed so far =14.1kts. THE REST OF THE STORY: DAY-118. 24hr.Run=96NM. Pos. Lat.46*04’S. Long.144*23’E. Weather=Wind=45-60kts WNW. Seas=15-30ft.WNW. Cabin Temp=53*-60*.Bar=999mb First let me say I shared some of this day in the last adventure,…

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DAY 119-FEBRUARY 27TH-AT SOUTH EAST CAPE TASMANIA

MY FOURTH CAPE AND  ONE MORE TO GO: After 119 days 4 hrs and 11-minutes Sailors Run sails abeam of South East Cape Tasmania!!! “YAHOO” OUR FOURTH CAPE and now off to New Zealand, and Cape #5 about 850 NM to the ESE. 24hr.Run=137 NM. Position Latitude 45*11’S, Longitude 150*10 E. Weather= Wind=10-45 knots  SW-S.…

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AROUND ALONE DAY 115-116-117

Total miles sailed so far= 15,783 NM. Miles sailed last three days=389 NM. Distance left to go to East Cape Tasmania=210 NM. Top speed so far=14.1kts. THE REST OF THE STORY: Day-115. 24hr.Run=108NM. Pos. Lat.46*16’S. Long.135*36’E. Weather=Wind=0-20kts. WSW. Seas=8-12ft. West. Cabin Temp=58*-62*. Bar=994mb It is Barometer Soup time as I watch the barometer as it plummets…

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AROUND ALONE DAYS 112-113-114

  Total miles sailed so far=15,394 NM. Miles sailed last three days=421 NM. Distance left to go to East Cape Tasmania=590 NM. Top speed so far=14.1 kts. THE REST OF THE STORY: Just a quick note I love to hear from you all, but please do not hit reply when responding to this email, as…

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AROUND ALONE DAYS 109-110-111

    Total miles sailed so far=14,973 NM. Miles sailed last 3-days=414 NM. Miles left to go to East Cape, Tasmania=1000 NM. Top speed so far=14.1kts. THE REST OF THE STORY: DAY 109. 24hr.Run=127NM. Pos. Lat.46*01’S. Long.118*40’E. Weather=Wind=7-25kts. Seas=8-12ft. Cabin Temp=55*-57*. Bar=1012mb Just wanted to mention Cape Leeuwin is the south western most point of…

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AROUND ALONE DAYS 106-107-108

Total miles sailed so far =14,559 NM. Miles sailed last three days=441NM. Miles left to go to East Cape Tasmania=1,320 NM. Top speed so far=14.1kts. THE REST OF THE STORY: DAY-106. 24hr.Run=142 NM. Pos.45*41’S. Long.108*59’E. Weather=Wind=15-35kts.WSW. Seas=12-18ft. WSW.  Bar=1012mb Cabin Temp=53*-60*. Today was water the batteries day, something I must do every two months, and…

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DAY 108: FEBRUARY 16TH-AT CAPE LEEUWIN

  MY THIRD CAPE AND 2 MORE CAPES TO GO: Today is a very special day as we sail along in yet another gale, and what makes it so, is we will at last have Cape Leeuwin abeam, our Third Cape of the Five. Debbie and I would like to put a special shout out…

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AROUND ALONE DAYS 103-104-105

Total miles sailed so far=14,118 NM. Miles sailed last three days=456 NM. Miles left to go to Cape Leeuwin=390 NM. Top Speed so far=14,1kts. THE REST OF THE STORY Day-103. 24hr.Run=170NM. Pos. Lat.44*52’S. Long.95*39’E. Weather=Winds Gale35-45+WSW. Seas=15-20Ft.WSW. Bar=1003mb Cabin Temp=53*-55*. Feeling much better today, and we are sailing with double reefed mizzen and Patches the…

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